Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

KAEL MSS.

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Inventory

I. Correspondence

Arranged into two sections: Alphabetical and Chronological. Each name in the Alphabetical section is followed by the year or range of years of the correspondence. Some related materials may also be present, such as photographs or printed materials. The Chronological section is not indexed. Additional correspondence may be found throughout the collection.

Alphabetical

Box 1
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.1993
  • Adamson, Joe. 1971-2000
  • Adler, Larry. 1991-1994
  • Albarino, Richard. 1979
  • Alda, Rutanya. 1978-1982
  • Alexander, Shana. 1970-1994
  • Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. 1965-1999
  • Allen, David. 1979-1982
  • Allen, Linda. 1987-2000; photographs (5 folders)
  • Allen, Woody. 1971-1975
  • Alsina Thevenet, Homero. 1963
  • Altman, Robert. 1973-1976, 1984
  • American Film. 1981-1984 (see also: Aufderheide, Pat)
  • The American Film Institute. 1969-1973
  • Anderson, Wes. 1998
  • Anger, Kenneth. 1977, 1982
  • Arango, Pedro L. 1978-1979
  • Arkoff, Samuel Z. 1975-1981
  • Arnold, Gary H. 1962-1977; photographs (2 folders)
  • Arthur, Jean. 1973
  • The Atlantic Monthly. 1965-1999
  • Auerbach, Nina. 1988-1995
  • Aufderheide, Pat. 1980-1987
  • Avedon, Richard. 1972-1994
  • Bacon, Kevin. 1982-1984
  • Bacon, Martha Sherman. 1950-1955, 1974-1976 (3 folders)
  • Badham, John M. 1977
  • Baez, Joan. 1978
  • Baillie, Bruce. 1963-1966
  • Bantam Books Inc. 1971-1977
  • Barrie, George. 1977-1978
  • Baum, Thomas. 1996-2000
  • Bazink, Marta J. 1986
  • Benson, Sheila. 1980-1997
  • Bergstein, Eleanor. 1975, 1998
  • Bernhard, Sandra. 1984
  • Bertolucci, Bernardo. 1973
  • Bishop, Chris and Lizzie Zbigniew. 1962-1963
  • Blackman, Stephen, Maria Dolores and Alan. 1980-2000
  • Blatty, William Peter. 1974
  • Blount, Roy. 1972-1991
  • Bogarde, Dirk. 1974
  • Bokaer, Tsvi. 1971-2000
  • Boorman, John. 1974-1997
  • Boyar, Jay M. 1974-1991
  • Bradbury, Ray. 1966-1969
  • Brantley, Will. 1979-1999
  • Braudy, Leo. 1973-1982
  • British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). 1972-1991
  • The British Film Institute. 1954-1955, 1972-1982, 1991
  • Brody, Meredith. 1978-2000; clippings; photographs (3 folders)
  • Brooks, Louise. 1962-1968, 1986
  • Broughton, James. 1965-1967
  • Brown, Helen Gurly. 1972-1975
  • Brown, Rita Mae. 1978
  • Brownlow, Kevin. 1968
  • Burnett, Carol. 1972-1973
  • Burstyn, Ellen. 1971
  • Butler, Brett. 1990
  • Button, John & Scott Burton. 1962-1963
  • Cahill, Thomas & Susan Jane Neunzig. 1978-1979, 1997-2000
  • Carr, Carol. 1989-2000
  • Castilla, Sergio
  • Cebulski, Frank. 1974-1984
  • Chappetta, Robert. 1966-1992 (2 folders)
  • Chasman, David. 1975-2000; photographs (2 folders)
Box 2
  • Chin, Daryl. 1978-2001 (4 folders)
  • Christiansen, Richard. 1968-1979
  • Chute, David. 1980-1989
  • Clinton, Bill. 1980
  • Coates, Paul & Anne. 1985-2000 (2 folders)
  • Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. 1978-1986
  • Commentary. 1954
  • Condon, Bill. 1981
  • Coppola, Francis Ford. 1999
  • Corwin, Norman. 1974
  • Crawford, Richard. 1974-2000 (2 folders)
  • Crichton, Michael. 1972-1974
  • Croce, Arlene. 1967-1991; interview by Susie Linfield for Dance Ink (2 folders)
  • Crowe, Cameron. 1982, 1989
  • Curtis Brown, Ltd. 1976-2000
  • Dahl, Roald. 1977
  • De Antonio, Emile. 1963-1964, 1980
  • Delrogh, Dennis. 1977-1991
  • Demme, Jonathan. 1986-1993
  • Denby, David. 1969-1999
  • Dietrich, Marlene. 1983
  • Di Piero, W. S. 1975-1977
  • Donovan, Arlene. 1971-2000
  • Dortmund, Erhard K. and Elke. 1972-2001 (5 folders)
  • Drischell, Gwyn and Ralph. 1989-2000
  • Duffell, Peter. 1973
  • Duffy, Trent. 1983-1999
  • Duncan, Robert. 1940-1974; miscellaneous (13 folders)
  • Dunne, John Gregory. 1972-1977
Box 3
  • Eastwood, Clint. 1977
  • Ebert, Roger. 1974
  • Edelstein, David. 1991-1998
  • Ehrenstein, David. 1989-1994
  • Eisner, Michael D. 1979
  • Elliott, David. 1973-2001; clippings (3 folders)
  • Ellison, Harlan. 1976
  • Embry, Norris. 1954-1974
  • Ephron, Nora. 1979
  • Epstein, Bob. 1988-1989
  • Espen, Hal. 1991-1999
  • Fadimon, Clifton. 1967
  • Farber, Manny. 1976-2001
  • Feeney, Mark. 1982-2001
  • Forbes, Malcolm S. 1983-1984
  • Foundas, Scott. 1996-2001
  • Fowler, Robert. 1981, 1983
  • Fox, William Price. 1979-1986
  • Friedenbach, Jim. 1983-1993
  • Friel. 1987
  • Frost, Polly. 1982-1988
  • Frye, E. Max. 1995
  • Fuentes, Carlos. 1977
  • Gaffney, Jace. 1972-2001 (3 folders)
  • Garelick, Jon. 1975-1998 (3 folders)
  • Garfield, Allen. 1975-1986
  • Getchell, Robert. 1972-2001 (7 folders)
  • Gibson, Henry. 1975-2000
  • Ginsburg, Vi (see: Rosenberg, Vi)
  • Gleason, Ralph J. 1970-1974
  • Gleiberman, Owen. 1979-1982
  • Goldin, Marilyn. 1971-1974
  • Goldman, Bo. 1980-1991
  • Goldstein, Sydney. 1980-2000
  • Greenberg, Joel. 1963, 1969
  • Griswold, Jeff. 1975-1992 (2 folders)
  • Guare, John. 1979
  • Haines, Fred. 1962-1999
  • Hallowell, John. 1973-1990
  • Halper, Albert. 1971
  • Hamilton, James. 1976-2000 (3 folders)
Box 4
  • Hampton, Howard. 1992-2000 (4 folders)
  • Hannah, Don. 1977-2001 (5 folders)
  • Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc. 1971, 1981, 1985
  • Harrington, Curtis. 1972-1975
  • Hecht, Harold. 1976
  • Hellman, Lillian. 1973
  • Henske, Judy and Craig Doerge. 1979-2000 (5 folders)
  • Herring, Hubert B. 1976
  • Hill, George Roy. 1969
  • Hinson, Hal. 1979-1997
  • Hirschman, Jack. 1962-1971
  • Hislop, Alan. 1965-1974
  • Horan, Robert. 1941-1955
  • Horsley, Jake. 1997-2001
  • Houseman, John. 1971
  • Howe, Irving. 1963-1983
  • Hudson, Luke. 1992-2001
  • Hunter, Evan. 1966
  • Hurley, Joseph. 1970-1984
  • Huston, John and Angelica. 1976-1987
  • Ivory, James. 1975
  • Jabbar, Javed. 1972-1973
  • Jacobus, Harry. 1989-1992
  • Jaffe, Stanley R. 1980
  • Jaglom, Henry. 1973
  • James, Clive. 1977-1980
  • James, Gina and Will. 1980
  • Janeway, Elizabeth. 1971
  • Jebb, Julian. 1974-1984
  • Jenkins, Bruce. 1992
  • Jewison, Norman. 1972
  • Joffé, Roland. 1985
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. 1968-2000
  • Johnson, Lamont. 1974-1981
  • Johnson, Nunnally. 1968-1971
  • Joseph, Rudolph S. 1971
  • Justema, William. 1974-1987 (3 folders)
  • Jutra, Claude. 1962-1977
  • Kael, Cecelia. 1983-1986
  • Kael family - various. 1976-1988
  • Kareda, Urjo. 1971-1991
  • Kasden, Lawrence. 1977
  • Kauffman, Stanley. 1961-1962
  • Kaufman, Jeff & Julie Kirgo. 1977-2000 (2 folders)
  • Kaufman, Philip. 1983
  • Kay, Burf. 1976-1981
  • Kazan, Elia. 1974
  • Keillor, Garrison. 1990-1991
  • Keith, Brian. 1975
  • Kershner, Irvin. 1962-2001 (4 folders)
Box 5
  • Kizer, Carolyn. 1984
  • Klawans, Stuart. 1990-1992
  • Klein, Colleen. 1990-2000 (2 folders)
  • Knelman, Martin. 1971-1987
  • Koch, Howard. 1968-1976
  • Koning, Hans (formerly: Hans Koningsberger). 1968-1979
  • Korman, Harvey. 1991
  • Korty, John. 1973, 1977, 1986
  • Kosinki, Jerzy. 1978
  • Kosleck, Martin. 1970-1973
  • Kramer, Richard. 1974-1998 (2 folders)
  • Labro, Philippe. 1972
  • Lange, Jessica. 1977
  • Lasky, Melvin. 1978
  • Lauter, Ed. 1974, 1977
  • Lebedoff, David. 1984-1988
  • Lehrman, Jack. 1973-1974
  • Lerman, Leo. 1973-1991
  • Lesser, Wendy. 1980-1992
  • Lithgow, John. 1982
  • Littlejohn, David. 1972-1976
  • Loomis, Richard M. 1947-1965, 1977-1988 (2 folders)
  • Loos, Anita. 1971-1973
  • Losey, Joseph. 1974-1975
  • Lynch, David. 1980-1986
  • McCarthy, Mary. 1970
  • McCrea, Joel. 1972
  • McDowell, Roddy. 1966, 1972
  • McKuen, Rod. 1969
  • McMurtry, Larry. 1992
  • McNamara, Ed. 1975-1977
  • Mailer, Norman. 1971-1973
  • Malko, George. 1974-2000 (2 folders)
  • Malle, Louis. 1981-1989
  • Mallery, David. 1967-2000 (2 folders)
  • Mandel, Robert. 1984, 1987
  • Manrique, Jaime. 1973-2000 (2 folders)
  • Marcus, Alan. 1962-1978, 1992 (2 folders)
  • Marcus, Greil. 1973-2001 (5 folders)
  • Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd. 1976-2000
  • Marmostein, Gary. 1978-2001
  • Massey, Erica Rae. 1983-1985
  • Matthau, Walter. 1971-1980
  • Maurice Temple Smith Ltd. 1970-1971
  • Mayer, Arthur & Lillie. 1964-1979
  • Mazursky, Paul. 1969, 1985
  • Menaker, Dan. 1975-2000
  • Meyer, Nicholas. 1976-1977
  • Millar, Gavin. 1977-1979
  • Minckler, David. 1976-1991
  • Mitchell, Elvis. 1980-1988; clippings (3 folders)
  • Mitchell, Vi (see: Rosenberg, Vi)
  • Moad, Daryl. 1979-2001
  • The Modern Review. 1991
  • Montalban, Ricardo. 1982
  • Morgenstern, Joseph. 1975-1998; photographs (2 folders)
  • Moriarty, Michael. 1992
  • Mouris, Frank and Caroline. 1981-1984
  • Murray, Bill. 1987
  • Myers, Michael Scott. 1998
Box 6
  • Narizzano, Silvio. 1977
  • Nasatir, Marcia. 1969-1999
  • Nelson, Ken. 1972-1998
  • The New Republic. 1965-1999
  • New York Magazine. 1978-1987
  • The New York Review of Books. 1963-1995
  • The New York Times. 1964-1990
  • New York Women in Film & Television. 1981, 1993
  • The New Yorker. 1970-2000 (6 folders)
  • Newman, Paul. 1984
  • Ney, Joanna. 1980-2000
  • Nyblom, Ragna. 1960-1961, 1969
  • Oberon, Merle. 1972-1973
  • The Observer. 1970, 1973, 1977, 1991
  • Olle, Linda. 1979-1997
  • Ophuls, Marcel. 1975
  • Osborn, Robert (Chesley). 1974-1985
  • Owens, Iris. 1975-1980
  • Paramount Pictures. 1977-1992
  • Parrish, Robert. 1994
  • Partisan Review. 1954-1955
  • Patterson, Richard. 1977
  • Payne, Alexander. 1999
  • Pechter, William S. 1961-1998
  • Peck, Gregory. 1984-1985
  • Peckinpah, Sam. 1970-1976
  • Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce. 1992
  • Pollack, Sydney. 1973
  • Pollak, Richard. 1974-1999
  • Post, Ted. 1975
  • Quinn, Kathleen. 1988-2000
  • Rafferty, Terence. 1985-1991
  • Rainer, Peter. 1970-2000
  • Raphaelson, Samson and Dorshka. 1977-1994; miscellaneous materials (6 folders)
  • Ray, Satyajit. 1976
  • Reed, Rex. 1968
  • Reiner, Carl. 1970
  • Renoir, Jean and Dido. 1961-1985
  • Rich, Frank. 1977-1994
  • Richardson, Tony. 1981
  • Rickey, Carrie. 1975-1986
  • Ridgway, Rick. 1992-2001 (3 folders)
  • Ritt, Martin. 1972
  • Ritz, Harry & Naomi. 1973-1996 (2 folders)
Box 7
  • Rorem, Ned. 1975-2000
  • Rose, Lloyd. 1975-2000 (7 folders)
  • Rosenberg, Violet. 1939-1947, photocopies of letters from Kael; 1973-1996, mostly from Rosenberg (7 folders)
  • Ross, Livia. 1981-1989
  • Roth, Bobby. 1985-1997
  • Rotha, Paul. 1975-1982
  • Rydell, Mark. 1979
  • Sales, Grover. 1966-2001
  • Salter, James. 1969
  • Sarne, Michael. 1968
  • The Saturday Review. 1972-1985
  • Sawhill, Ray. 1974-2000 (4 folders)
  • Schaefer, Stephen. 1977-1978, 1984
  • Schickel, Richard. 1969, 1983
  • Schrader, Paul. 1968-1976, 1991-1993 (3 folders)
  • Schwartz, Sanford. 1975-2000
  • Scott, Ridley. 1982
  • Scully, Robert Guy. 1973-1974
  • Segal, Erich. 1971-1973
  • Seldes, George. 1971, 1982
  • Seligman, Craig. 1981-1998 (2 folders)
  • Sepulveda, Ralph. 1973-1981
  • Seydor, Paul. 1983, 1996
  • Shull, Leo. 1971, 1986
  • Siegel, Joel E. 1966-1969
  • Sigal, Clancy. 1973-1994
  • Sight and Sound. 1955-1964
  • Simmons, Charles Paul. 1996-1997
  • Singular, Stephen. 1984-1985
  • Sjöman, Vilgot. 1967-1977
  • Slattery, William J. 1989-1992
  • Smirnoff, Marc. 1984-1998
  • Smith, Bradley F. 1974-1989
  • Smith, Lee. 1994
  • Smith, Liz (Mary Elizabeth). 1971-1982
  • Solow, Martin. 1972-1979
  • Sontag, Susan. 1963, 1973
  • Sorel, Edward. 1986, 1996
  • Southern, Terry. 1988
  • Spielberg, Steven. 1974-1977
  • Spottiswoode, Roger. 1983
  • Springer, John. 1968-1984
  • Sragow, Michael Howard and Glenda Hobbs. 1973-1984 (2 folders)
Box 8
  • Sragow, Michael Howard...(cont.). 1985-2001 (3 folders)
  • Stanton, Harry Dean. 1975
  • Stark, Ray. 1968-1984
  • Steegmuller, Francis. 1968-1976
  • Stern, Phil. 1988, 1993
  • Stiller, Jerry and Anne Meara. 1983, 1987, 1991
  • Stoller, James. 1962-1963
  • Strand, Chick. 1962-1997
  • Sullivan, Gwyn. 1978-1997
  • Susann, Jacqueline. 1971
  • Swaim, Bob. 1988
  • Terkel, Studs. 1968-1971
  • Tevis, Eleanora. 1986
  • Toback, James. 1978
  • Towne, Robert. 1982-1983, 1989
  • Trumbo, Dalton. 1970
  • United Artists Corporation. 1971-1977
  • University of California - Berkeley. 1971-1973
  • Valenti, Jack. 1967-1983
  • The Village Voice. 1979-2000
  • Vineberg, Steve. 1984-2001
  • Wagnenknecht, Edward. 1963
  • Walken, Christopher. 1979
  • Wallach family (Bret, Jed, Chris, Sandro, Maya). 1975-1999
  • Walsh, Robert. 1989-1991
  • Wanamaker, Sam. 1981
  • Warren, Leslie Ann. 1985
  • Warthen, John. 1970-1997
  • Webster, Ivan. 1972-1977, 1994
  • Weeks, Edward. 1972
  • West, Rebecca. 1976
  • Whitaker, Forest. 1986
  • White, Armond. 1976-1999
  • White, William Anthony Parker. 1963
  • Whitmore, Stanford. 1971-1975
  • Wilder, Gene. 1975
  • Wilson, Chuck. 1990-2001 (3 folders)
  • Wolcott, James. 1975-1991
  • Writer's Guild of America. 1971-1982
  • Yates, George Worthing. 1971
  • York, Michael. 1972
  • Young, Colin. 1975-1998
  • Young, Vernon. 1960-1962
  • Zarem Inc. 1977-1990 (2 folders)
  • Zuberano, Maurice. 1988-1993
  • Zwigoff, Terry. 1995

Chronological

Box 8:

1942 - 1966


Box 9:

1967 - 1973, Oct.


Box 10:

1973, Nov. - 1976, Sept.


Box 11:

1976, Oct. - 1979, Feb.


Box 12:

1979, Mar. - 1982, July


Box 13:

1982, Aug. - 1985


Box 14:

1986 - 1990


Box 15:

1991 - 2001; undated


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II. Directors

A separate list is available.

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III. Writings

Arranged as follows: "An Index...," early writings, articles for magazines, book reviews, interviews (with Kael), lectures/speeches, panel discussions, film series, notes, and miscellaneous. Most of the Kael's notes may be found under the specific film title filed throughout Series II. Directors.
Box 80

"An Index to the Film Reviews of Pauline Kael," by Claire Dorton, 1989; Kael's list of movies reviewed in "Current Cinema" (2 folders)

Early writings. Class papers (4 folders)

Articles. Contains complete magazines and/or tear sheets. Arranged alphabetically by title of magazine or journal.

  • The American Review, Oct. 1965. Are Movies Going to Pieces
  • Atlantic, Dec. 1964. Are Movies Going to Pieces
  • The Austin Chronicle, Nov. 19, 1999. A Glorious High: Pauline Kael Remembers Sam Peckinpah (see: Box 122)
  • Dialogue, 1971, Vol. 4, No. 1. Trash, Art and the Movies
  • Holiday, Mar. 1966. Incredible Shrinking Hollywood, plus selected short subjects (see: Box 117)
  • Mademoiselle, July 1965. Old Movies Never Die
  • Modern Writing, 1954. Movies, The Desperate Art
  • The New Republic, 1966-1967. Tear sheets
  • The New Yorker magazine. Mostly tear sheets:
    1. Conversations: The Wild Man, Remembering Peckinpah. Nov. 8, 1999
    2. Current Cinema. Mostly tear sheets and some corrected page proofs. 1969-1990 (9 folders) (For "Current Cinema" written by other authors, see: IV. Writings by Others. Current Cinema)
    3. Onward and Upward With the Arts: Bonnie and Clyde, Oct. 21, 1967. tear sheets
    4. Onward and Upward With the Arts: Movies on Television, June 3, 1967. tear sheets
    5. Onward and Upward With the Arts: On the Future of Movies, Aug. 5, 1974. tear sheets
    6. Onward and Upward With the Arts: Raising Kane (see: The Citizen Kane Book)
    7. Profiles: The Man from Dream City, July 14, 1975. Reprinted in Washington Star, July 11, 1976. tear sheets
  • The Observer, Nov. 30, 1980. Why the Movies Are So Bad... Also contains page proof
  • Performing Arts Journal, May/Sept. 1995. It's Only a Movie
  • Saturday Night at the Movies, 1980-81. Movies on Television
  • The Second Coming magazine, June 1962. Sex before the Camera: Compassion and Black Comedy
  • Sight and Sound, Oct.-Dec. 1954, Vol. 24, no. 2. Morality Plays Right an Left
  • This Magazine, Winter, 1970. High School: A Movie Review
  • Trans Atlantik, Dec. 12, 1980. Cinematokratie. Laufende Bilder aus Amerika
  • Miscellaneous articles of unknown publication. Extensive notes for article titled "The Manic Spark," and tear sheets and photocopies of other articles (2 folders) (see also: Box 117)

Book reviews by Kael: Mostly typescripts arranged by author and book title (1 folder):

  • Bazin, André. What is Cinema (see: Box 117)
  • Donner, Jrn. The Personal Vision of Ingmar Bergman (see: Box 117)
  • Lawson, John Howard. Film: The Creative Process (see: Box 117)
  • Leprohon, Pierre. Michelangelo Antonioni. Kyrou, Ado. Luis Buuel (see: Box 117)
  • Macaulay, Rose. The World of Wilderness
  • McCarthy, Mary. The Group
  • Mailer, Norman. Marilyn: A Biography (see: Box 117)
  • Malmstrom, Laws and David Kushner. Four Screenplays of Ingmar Bergman (see: Box 117)
  • Ross, Lillian, and Helen Ross. The Player: A Portrait of an Art
  • Sarton, May. The Shadow of a Man
  • Schulberg, Budd. The Disenchanted
Box 81
Interviews with Kael. Arranged by interviewer (5 folders):
  • Barcinski, André. For Jornal do Brasil, 1984
  • Davis, Francis. For Afterglow: Last Conversation with Pauline Kael (Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2002)
  • Flamm, Matthew. 1992
  • Guthrie, Julian. For San Francisco Sunday Magazine, 1994
  • Hirsh, Nat. For book on Terry Southern, 1995
  • Lins da Silva, Carlos. For Valor (Brazil), 2000
  • Loevy, Diana. For Home Video, Nov. 1980. Magazine only (2)
  • Quart, Leonard. For Cineaste, 2000
  • Sawhill, Ray. For Interview magazine, 1989
  • Staggs, Sam. For Publishers Weekly, 1985 and Writer's Digest, 1986
  • Wilson, Simone. For Sonoma County Independent, 1995.
  • Unidentified (7)
Lectures/speeches, etc.:
  • Dartmouth College. Conference paper, Oct. 1965
  • Columbia University. Lecture, undated
  • KPFA. Includes correspondence, drafts of broadcasts (2 folders)
  • Trade Fair, Vanity Fair. Transcript of broadcast of November 22, 1961 on Fifth San Francisco International Film Festival. carbon typescript
  • Women in Film. 1978
Panel discussions (transcripts) (1 folder):
  • Concerning the film "Lonely Boy," moderated by Kael at the Monterey Peninsula College Film Seminar, July 30-Aug. 2, 1962
  • Concerning James Agee and film. undated
Longer Works. Arranged alphabetically by title.
  • 5001 Nights at the Movies (book). Notes, corrections and revisions, ads, reviews (5 folders)
  • A Brash Young Man: A Film Story. Various drafts, readers' reports
  • The Citizen Kane Book: Raising Kane (see also: Box 117)
    • Correspondence, 1940-1993. Arranged chronologically and chiefly concern Orson Welles' authorship of Citizen Kane and other projects, as well as the attempt by Robert Hughes to publish the Kane script. Includes single letters by Joseph Cotten and Herman Mankiewicz, and several from Howard Koch and Welles.
    • Book production materials: book jacket, photocopies of illustrations, page proofs (3 folders)
    • Citizen Kane (film):
      • Script, first rough draft, Apr. 16, 1940. Photocopy (2 folders)
      • Script, Mankiewicz version, June 5, 1940. Photocopy
      • Script, shooting script, July 14, 1940. Photocopy
      • Script, shooting script, undated. Photocopy, annotated for printer
      • Script, cutting continuity, Feb. 21, 1941. Photocopy
      • Script, cutting continuity, [Feb. 21, 1941]. Photocopy, annotated for printer
      • Script, miscellaneous pages. Photocopy
      • Script, "Annotation for Screenplay," undated. Two photocopies
      • Storyboard. Original storyboard sketch of nurse overhearing Kane's last word: "Rosebud." Received from Maurice Zuberano, sketch artist for the film
Box 82
  • The Citizen Kane Book: Raising Kane
    • Citizen Kane (film) (cont.):
      • Photographs. Stills from film (2 folders)
    • Hughes, Robert. Notes and other materials concerning publication of Citizen Kane script
    • Lundberg, Ferdinand vs. Orson Welles, Herman J. Mankiewicz and RKO Radio Pictures Inc. 1946. Photocopies of depositions from Welles and John Housman
    • New Yorker magazine. Feb. 20, 1971 and Feb. 27, 1971, Containing Kael's two part article "Raising Kane" (2 folders)
    • Notes (2 folders)
    • Photographs (9) and negatives (7). Mostly Mankiewicz related
    • Publicity
    • Suber, Howard. "The Evolution of the Script of Citizen Kane"; interviews with: Dorothy Comingore, Sara Mankiewicz, Richard Wilson and Robert Wise (5 folders)
    • Clippings, tear sheets, and printed materials, concerning Welles and Citizen Kane (7 folders)
    • Clipping. The Creation of Citizen Kane. Reprint of excerpt of book for The Times, Nov. 13, 1971
    • Clippings. Reviews and ads for Kael book (2 folders)
  • Coming and Going (short play). Corrected carbon typescript
  • Conversations With Pauline Kael, edited by Will Brantley (book) Ads and reviews
  • A Correspondence (short play). Various drafts
  • Criticism and Kids Games (letter to editor). Draft
Box 83
  • Deeper into Movies. Printed book reviews and ads (4 folders)
  • A Family on Park Avenue (novella). Corrected typescript. [84p.]
  • For Keeps (book). Mock-up of book jacket; clippings of reviews (3 folders)
  • Going Steady. Printed book reviews and ads
  • Hooked (book). "Author's Note" tear sheet, notes, clippings of reviews (3 folders)
  • I Lost it at the Movies. Printed book reviews and ads
  • Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang. Printed book reviews and ads
  • Love and Money (screenplay). Written with Richard Albarino and James Toback. Original and three copies (4 folders)
  • Movie Love. Printed book reviews and ads
  • Orpheus in Sausalito or Has it Come to This (script). Notes and six copies of script (2 folders)
  • The Quality of Mercy is Strained (outline for a TV play). Carbon and photocopy
Box 84
  • Reeling. Printed book reviews and ads (2 folders)
  • The Runaround: A Play in Two Acts. Notes, outline, script (2 folders)
  • State of the Art. Printed book reviews and ads
  • Take Three. Printed book reviews and ads
  • Taking it All in (book). Partial index, galleys of two chapters, clippings of reviews and ads (3 folders)
  • What Makes a Movie Good (book). Notes, draft, and research
  • When the Lights Go Down (book). Production, including artwork for book jacket, drafts of blurbs and ad; clippings of reviews (3 folders)
  • Film series. Blurbs written by Kael: Cinema Guild and Studio, 1956-1960; New Yorker film series, 1965; various UCLA film series, 1961-1965 (4 folders) (see also: Series VI. Memorabilia. Film series)
  • Untitled articles. Typescript drafts
  • Untitled short story. [21 p. and 5 pages of notes]
  • Notes (11 folders)
Box 85
  • Notes (19 folders)
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Ads, catalogs and excerpts of published works
    • Bibliographies of Kael's writings
    • Blurbs for re-publication of books
    • Book jacket art for various books
    • Lists of articles by and concerning Kael
    • Lists of films reviewed
    • Marion Boyars Publishers catalogs with ads for Kael's books
    • Photocopy of card index of movies with brief annotated reviews (2 folders)
    • Style guides
Box 117: Oversize
    • Book Reviews
    • Articles for other magazines
    • Longer Works
Box 122: Oversize
    • Articles by Kael
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IV. Writings by Others

Mostly typescripts of play scripts and screenplays, and articles. Arranged alphabetically by author, then title of work. Some titles contain related correspondence. Tear sheets of The New Yorker column "Current Cinema," printed materials and posters complete this section. Other writings may be found in series I. Correspondence and series II. Directors.

Box 85
  • Ackermann, Joan.
    • The Batting Cage
    • Off the Map
  • Allen, Linda Sutermeister
    • Letter to No One
  • Avers, Kevin
    • Tesla
  • Barr, Nancy
    • Mrs. Cage
  • Baskin, Susan and Michael Silverblatt
    • Miracles (2 folders)
Box 86
  • Baum, Thomas
    • Out of Body
  • Bazin, André
    • What is Cinema Draft pages and Uncorrected Proof with corrections and comments penciled in by Kael (2 folders)
  • Belson, Jerry
    • Kids
  • Benair, Jonathan
    • Beethoven's Tenth (3 folders)
    • Trollops, with Meredith Brody
  • Bettelheim, Bruno
    • Reflections: Surviving
  • Biderman, Ann
    • The Chelsea
  • Blount, Kirven
    • Change
  • Blount, Roy
    • Bill Clinton for the Atlantic
    • Food Songs
    • How Bad can it be
    • Jim, the Wonder Dog
    • The Klan
    • Pat and Mike
    • Way to Go
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Caplin, Loren-Paul
    • Charlie's Eye
  • Chappetta, Robert
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Chesler, Marc and Gail Leslie Fisher
    • Distant Relatives (2 folders)
    • Score!, with Max Eisenberg
Box 87
  • Chin, Daryl
    • Avoiding an Extreme (2 folders)
    • Miscellaneous articles (2 folders)
  • Cole, Tom and Irvin Kershner
    • Stavrogin
  • Crouch, Stanley
    • Don't the Moon Look Lonesome: A Novel in Blues and Swing
  • Edelstein, David
    • Blaming Mom
    • Feed the Monkey: A Farce of Habits (2 folders)
    • Soupy and Adena: A 10-minute play
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Farris, John (see: Box 124)
  • Fox, William Price
    • Dixiana (5 folders)
    • Holly's Place
  • Frangakis, Nicholas
    • Renoir
  • Friedman, Mickey
    • Up for Grabs
Box 88
  • Gaffney, Jace
    • For All I Know
  • Gatica, Randy
    • Gem in the Carnage
  • Geary, Rick (see: Box 124)
  • Getchell, Robert
    • The Duke of Deception
    • In the Mood
    • Main Event
  • Gibson, Jim and Matthew Levinthal
    • The Amazing Shemp
  • Gibson, Lois
    • The Redneck Bride
    • Where's That Rainbow
  • Gilligan, Vince
    • 2-Face
    • Convenience
  • Guare, John
    • Bosoms and Neglect (2 folders)
    • Chaucer in Rome
    • Emperor of the Sky, Neon Volcano, Valley of the Locusts (The Stark Truth)
    • Four Baboons Adoring the Sun
    • Moon Over Miami
    • Three Exposures (uncorrected proof)
  • Haines, Fred
    • Survive the Savage Sea
  • Hamilton, James
    • Blow the Man Down
    • The Gauchos
    • In the Hold (2 folders)
Box 89
  • Hamilton, James (cont.)
    • Noah's Arc
  • Hannah, Don
    • Fathers and Sons
    • Flesh and Blood
    • The Rubber Dolly
    • Shoreline
    • Sleepout
    • The Wooden Hill
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Hare, David
    • Feasting with Panthers
  • Hargrove, Dean
    • Fast Forward (2 folders)
  • Hayward, Ted and Paul Monette
    • Free Way
  • Henske, Judy
    • Miscellaneous writings
  • Jacobs, Matthew
    • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
    • Jarvie, I.C.
    • Seeing Through Movies (offprint)
  • Johnson, Cindy Lou
    • The Years
  • Kane, John and Paul Monette
    • Lovers and Dancers
  • Kaufman, Jeff
    • A Minnesota Fall
  • Leonard, Jim
    • The Diviners
  • Malko, George
    • Angel
    • Grownups
    • Helmut Sees America
    • Italian Ice
    • Russian Secrets, Russian Love (2 folders)
Box 90
  • Malko, George (cont.)
    • Seagull: A Short Story
    • Malko, George and Anthony Fingleton
    • The Sob Sisters (2 folders)
  • Malko, George and Leonard Glasser
    • Hamburgers
  • Marcus, Greil
    • Cuckoo Hollers: America Found and Lost in Bob Dylan's Basement Tapes
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Meloche, Don
    • The Godmother
  • Menken, Robin and Bruce Wagner
    • Young Lust
  • Miller, Goerge (George Miliotis)
    • Lorenzo's Oil
  • Mitchell, Elvis
    • Street of Chance
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Morgenstern, Joseph
    • The Girl Who Sang with the Beatles (2 folders)
    • New Material (3 folders)
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Munson, Kent
    • Members of the Company (2 folders)
Box 91
  • Newlove, Donald
    • Beautiful Soup
  • Parry, Marian
    • The Life of Damon
  • Perl, Jed
    • Eyewitness
  • Petersen, Don
    • Animisa
  • Polonsky, Abraham
    • Mario and the Magician
  • Rabe, David
    • Those the River Keeps
  • Ridgway, Rick
    • Beasts, Babes, Bikers & Bloodletters: an Encyclopedia of Drive-In Performers
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Rose, Lloyd
    • The Famous Teddy Z, Episode: Al Gets a New Job (television)
    • A New American Master (concerning John Guare)
  • Rosenblatt, Dan
    • Unfinished Business
  • Rosten, Norman
    • Marilyn: An Untold Story.
  • Sales, Grover
    • The Trial of Lenny Bruce (2 folders)
  • Sawhill, Ray
    • She's the Boss
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Schatz, Thomas
    • The Genius of the System. Illustrations for book only
  • Schrader, Paul
    • The Cleopatra Club
    • Deja Vu
    • Pipeliner
  • Schwartz, Sanford
    • Miscellaneous articles (3 folders)
  • Schwartzman, Paul
    • Nijinsky
  • Sendak, Maurice
    • Very Far Away
Box 92
  • Stead, Christina
    • The Man Who Loved Children
  • Stone, Jennifer
    • Mind Over Media
  • Sturges, Preston
    • The McKesson Story
  • Sullivan, Nelson
    • And Now Shylock...
    • Nanny Wins from Piccadilly Circus to Times Square
  • Swan, Jon
    • Vinland Saga
  • Thornton, Dick
    • Nurse Lambert's Strange Flight from Love
  • Towne, Robert
    • Dead Reckoning
    • Witness to the Truth (3 folders)
  • Towne, Roger
    • The Springs
  • Trustman, Alan R.
    • Mood Music
  • Vineberg, Steve
    • Miscellaneous articles
  • Wallach, Bret
    • Canvas
  • Waters, Lindsay
    • Miscellaneous copies of articles
  • Weschler, Lawrence
    • The Man Who was Both Proud and Shy
  • Williams, Judith
    • Quiff
  • Young, Colin
    • An American Film Institute: A Proposal (offprint)
  • Unsigned writings by others
"Current Cinema." Written by various authors. Later columns principally written by Penelope Gilliatt. Arranged chronologically, 1937, 1950-2000 (9 folders) (For "Current Cinema" written by Kael, see: III. Writings. Articles for The New Yorker magazine. Current Cinema)
Box 93

Printed. Mostly magazines with penciled editorial comments by Kael. Arranged alphabetically by title of magazine or journal. No list available. (12 folders)

Box 124 : Oversize folio

Posters

  • Farris, John. Poster for The Fury (see: Box 124)
  • Geary, Rick (artist). Poster: Masters of the Cinema, 1975
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V. Subjects

Subject headings were assigned by Kael for the most part and are arranged alphabetically, after the articles about her. Mostly clippings, but may include photographs and other printed materials. One folder per subject unless otherwise indicated.

Box 93
  • Articles concerning Kael. Clippings, magazines, etc. No list available:
    • 1960s (3 folders) (see also: Box 117)
    • 1970s (3 folders)
Box 94
  • Articles concerning Kael...
    • 1970s (cont.) (5 folders) (see also: Box 117)
    • 1980s (11 folders)
Box 95
  • Articles concerning Kael...
    • 1980s (cont.) (3 folders) (see also: Boxes 117 and 122)
    • 1990s (13 folders) (see also: Boxes 117 and 122)
Box 96
  • Articles concerning Kael...
    • 1990s (cont.) (8 folders)
    • 2000s (4 folders)
  • Actors
    • Adjani, Isabelle
    • Andrews, Dana
    • Arthur, Jean (see also: Box 118)
    • Astaire, Fred (see also: Box 118)
    • Bankhead, Tallulah (see also: Box 118)
    • Barkin, Ellen
    • Barrault, Jean-Louis (see also: Box 118)
    • Barrymore, Ethel
    • Barrymore, John (see also: Box 118)
    • Baur, Harry
    • Beatty, Warren
    • Belmondo, Jean-Paul (see: Box 118)
    • Bennett, Constance (see also: Box 118)
    • Bergman, Ingrid (see also: Box 118)
    • Bergner, Elizabeth
    • Bogart, Humphrey (see also: Box 118)
    • Bolger, Ray (see also: Box 118)
    • Boothe, Powers
    • Bow, Clara (see also: Box 118)
    • Bowie, David
    • Boyer, Charles (see also: Box 118)
    • Brando, Marlon (2 folders) (see also: Box 118)
    • Bridges, Beau and Jeff
    • Brooks, Louise
Box 97
  • Actors:
    • Bujold, Genevieve
    • Burstyn, Ellen
    • Burton, Richard
    • Caesar, Sid
    • Cagney, James (see also: Box 118)
    • Caine, Michael
    • Candy, John
    • Carradine Family
    • Chaney, Lon (see also: Box 118)
    • Charisse, Cid (see: Box 118)
    • Chevalier, Maurice (see: Box 118)
    • Christie, Julie
    • Claire, Ina (see also: Box 118)
    • Clift, Montgomery (see also: Box 118)
    • Colbert, Claudette (see also: Box 118)
    • Cooper, Gary (see also: Box 118)
    • Crawford, Joan (see also: Box 118)
    • Cusack, John
    • Davis, Bette (2 folders) (see also: Box 118)
    • Day-Lewis, Daniel
    • De Filippo, Eduardo
    • De Niro, Robert
    • Dietrich, Marlene (see also: Box 118)
    • Donat, Robert (see also: Box 118)
    • Douglas, Kirk
    • Dreyfuss, Richard
    • Dunaway, Faye
    • Dunne, Irene (see: Box 118)
    • Evans. Edith
    • Fernandel
    • Fields, W.C. (see also: Box 118)
    • Fonda, Henry
    • Fonda, Jane
    • Fonda, Peter
    • Gabin, Jean
    • Garbo, Greta (2 folders) (see also: Box 118)
    • Gardner, Ava (see: Box 118)
    • Garland, Judy (see also: Box 118)
    • Gish, Lillian (see also: Box 118)
    • Gould, Elliot
    • Grant, Cary (2 folders) (see also: Box 118)
    • Guinness, Alec (see also: Box 118)
    • Hackman, Gene
    • Hancock, Anthony Aloysius
    • Hanks, Tom (see: Box 119)
    • Harlow, Jean (see also: Box 119)
    • Hawn, Goldie
    • Hayworth, Rita. Coloring book only (see: Box 119)
    • Hepburn, Audrey (see also: Box 119)
    • Hepburn, Katherine (2 folders) (see also: Box 119)
    • Hoffman, Dustin (see also: Box 119)
    • Holden, William (see also: Box 119)
    • Hopkins, Miriam
    • Hoskins, Bob
    • Howard, Leslie
    • Huppert, Isabelle
    • Hutton, Timothy
    • Jackson, Glenda
    • Jannings, Emil
    • Jones, Jennifer (see: Box 119)
    • Jouvet, Louis (see also: Box 119)
Box 98
  • Actors:
    • Kahn, Madeline
    • Kaye, Danny (see also: Box 119)
    • Keaton, Michael
    • Keitel, Harvey
    • Kelly, Gene (see: Box 119)
    • Kelly, Grace
    • Kerr, Deborah (see: Box 119)
    • Kinski, Natassia
    • Kristofferson, Kris
    • Lahr, Burt (see also: Box 119)
    • Lake, Veronica (see: Box 119)
    • Lancaster, Burt
    • Lange, Jessica
    • Laughton, Charles (see also: Box 119)
    • Leigh, Vivien (see also: Box 119)
    • Lollobrigida, Gina
    • Lombard, Carole (see also: Box 119)
    • Loy, Myrna
    • MacLaine, Shirley (see: Box 119)
    • McQueen, Steve
    • Madonna
    • Magnani, Anna
    • Martin, Steve
    • Marx Brothers (see also: Box 119)
    • Mason, James
    • Matthau, Walter
    • Matthews, Jessie
    • Meredith, Burgess (see: Box 119)
    • Midler, Bette
    • Minnelli, Liza
    • Monroe, Marilyn (2 folders) (see also: Box 119)
    • Moore, Colleen
    • Moore, Dudley
    • Morley, Robert (see also: Box 119)
    • Morgan, Michele
    • Muni, Paul (see: Box 119)
    • Nelligan, Kate
    • Newman, Paul (see: Box 119)
    • Nicholson, Jack
    • Nolte, Nick
    • O'Toole, Peter
    • Peck, Gregory (see also: Box 119)
    • Penn, Sean
    • Pfeiffer, Michelle
    • Philipe, Gérard
    • Powell, William (see: Box 119)
    • Redford, Robert
    • Redgrave, Michael
    • Redgrave, Vanessa
    • Richardson, Ralph
    • Ritz Brothers
    • Rogers, Ginger (see also: Box 119)
    • Rooney, Mickey
    • Schygulla, Hanna
    • Sellers, Peter (see also: Box 119)
    • Sharkey, Ray
    • Shearer, Norma (see also: Box 119)
    • Shields, Brooke
    • Sim, Alastair
    • Simmons, Jean (see: Box 119)
    • Smith, Maggie
    • Spacek, Sissy
    • Streep, Meryl
    • Sullavan, Margaret (see also: Box 119)
    • Swanson, Gloria
    • Taylor, Elizabeth (see also: Box 119)
    • Thomas, Terry
    • Tomlin, Lily
    • Toto
    • Tracey, Spencer (see also: Box 119)
    • Travolta, John
    • Turner, Lana
    • Valentino, Rudolph (see: Box 119)
Box 99
  • Actors:
    • Walken, Christopher
    • Wayne, John
    • West, Mae (see also: Box 119)
    • Williams, Robin
    • Williamson, Nicol
    • Winger, Debra
    • Woodward, Joanne
    • Wynn, Ed
    • Various: A - Z by actor (9 folders) (see also: Box 119)
  • African-Americans and film (6 folders) (see also: Box 120)
  • Animation (2 folders) (see also: Box 120)
  • Censorship and Obscenity (3 folders) (see also: Box 120)
  • Comedy (2 folders)
Box 100
  • Critics:
    • Agee, James
    • Green, Graham
    • Hobson, Harold
    • MacDonald, Dwight
    • Sarris, Andrew
    • Tynan, Kenneth
    • General (2 folders)
  • Detective (see also: Box 120)
  • Film - General, 1940s-2000s (10 folders) (see also: Box 120)
  • Film lists:
    • Academy Awards
    • All-Time Rental Champs, 1981-1993 (2 folders)
    • New York Film Releases
    • Various
  • Film theory
  • Horror, Science Fiction, Gangster
  • MGM. Photographs from various movies
  • Music - Jazz
  • Music - Scores
  • Musicals
Box 101
  • New Yorker (2 folders)
  • Political - HUAC and U.S. blacklist
  • Political - general
  • Regions:
    • Africa
    • Asia (2 folders)
    • Australia/New Zealand (2 folders)
    • Canada (2 folders)
    • Czechoslovakia (see also: Box 120)
    • France (2 folders)
    • Germany (3 folders)
    • Great Britain
    • Greece
    • Holland
    • Hungary
    • India
    • Israel
    • Italy
    • Japan (4 folders) (see also: Box 120)
Box 102
  • Regions:
    • Latin America & Caribbean (2 folders)
    • Poland
    • Russia
    • Scandinavia (2 folders) (see also: Box 120)
    • Spain
    • Switzerland
    • Yugoslavia
    • Various
  • Reviews:
    • Art, Music, Theatre (see also: Box 120)
    • Books (4 folders) (see also: Box 120)
    • Film, 1926-1998 (14 folders) (see also: Box 120)
Box 103
  • Reviews:
    • Film, 1999-2001 (6 folders)
  • Screenwriters/writers:
    • Baldwin, James (2 folders) (see also: Box 120)
    • Colette (see also: Box 120)
    • Faulkner, William (see also: Box 120)
    • Goldman, Bo
    • Goldman, William
    • Greene, Graham (see also: Box 120)
    • Guare, John
    • Hemingway, Ernest (see also: Box 120)
    • James, Clive
    • Loos, Anita (2 folders)
    • Mailer, Norman
    • O'Neill, Eugene (see also: Box 120)
    • Simon, Neil
    • Vidal, Gore (see also: Box 120)
    • Westlake, Donald
    • Various (see also: Box 120)
  • Shorts (see also: Box 120)
  • Silent movies. Includes vintage programs from the 1920s (2 folders) (see also: Box 120)
  • Television (3 folders) (see also: Box 120)
Box 104
  • Television (cont.) (6 folders)
  • Violence
  • Visual literacy
  • Walt Disney Productions (see also: Box 120)
  • Westerns
  • Women and film (6 folders) (see also: Box 120)
  • Miscellaneous (2 folders) (see also: Box 120)
Box 117:

Oversize: Articles concerning Kael, 1960-1990s


Box 122:

Oversize: Articles concerning Kael, 1980s-1990s


Box 118:

Oversize: Subjects: Actors. A - G


Box 119:

Oversize: Subjects: Actors. H - Z


Box 120:

Oversize: Subjects: African-Americans and film - Z

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VI. Memorabilia

Arranged alphabetically by subject.

Box 104
  • Addresses and telephone numbers. Address books, notebook, lists and addresses on scraps of paper (5 folders)
  • Awards
    • 1970, May 26. The American Academy of Arts and Letters award in Literature. Notification, program and exhibition catalog
    • 1971, Mar. 24. George Polk Memorial Award for Criticism for 1970. Program, plaque
    • 1974, Apr. 18. The National Book National Book Award for arts and letters. "A Celebration of Letters: The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the National Book Awards"; copies and drafts of Kael's speech; NBA packet containing program, press releases, photographs of award winners, copies of articles about award (see also: Box 123)
    • 1974, Nov. 22. Newswomen's Club of New York, Inc., Front Page Award for Best Magazine Column. Program and citation
Box 105
  • Awards (cont.)
    • 1978. Women in Film. (see: Box 108 and Box 123)
    • 1982, June 8. Phi Beta Kappa certificate from Radcliffe College.
    • 1983. Newswomen's Club of New York, Inc., Front Page Award for Distinguished Journalism. Plaque
    • 1991, May 2. Mel Novikoff Award, accepted on Kael's behalf by Michael Sragow at the 34th San Francisco International Film Festival. Press release, photograph, clippings (see also: Box 109)
    • 1995, Jan. 17. Los Angeles Film Critics Association, annual achievement awards, special award accepted by Marcia Nasatir for Kael. List of winners, acceptance speech by Nasatir, plaque (2 folders)
    • 1995, Sept. 19. The Independent Feature Project Gotham Award. Notification, brochure, program, photocopies of clippings (see also: Box 108)
    • 1996, Oct. 26. PEN Center, USA West, literary award for Body of Work in Criticism. Program (see also: Box 108)
    • 1999, The National Book Critics Circle's Ivan Sandrof Award for Contribution to American Arts & Letters. Plaque
  • Calendars. New Yorker calendars, 1985-1991. Annotated with titles of films reviewed by Kael
  • Film critics awards, 1972-1990. Notes on voting and clippings, primarily for the New York Film Critics Circle Awards and the National Film Critics Society (2 folders)
  • Film festivals. Mostly printed programs. Arranged alphabetically by location or title of festival:
    • Animation Film Festival in New York, 2nd International, 1974
    • Asian American International Film Festival. 1984; 1986
    • Berlin Internationale Filmfestspiele. 1999
    • Cannes, Festival International du Film. 6th, 1953; 30th, 1977, including materials concerning her service as a jury member
    • Chicago International Film Festival. 1963, Kael's notes only; 1st, 1965; 7th, 1971 (program and reviews); 8th, 1972; 9th, 1973 (2 folders)
    • Denver International Film Festival. 4th, 1981
    • Edinburgh International Film Festival. 1984; 40th, 1986
    • The Hawai'i International Film Festival, 1985
    • Los Angeles International Film Exposition. 1st, 1971; 2nd, 1972; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1982; 1983 (5 folders)
    • Montreal Festival International du Film. 1965; 6th, 1980
Box 106
  • Film Festivals (cont.) (see also: Boxes 81 and 120)
    • New York Film Festival. 1st, 1963; 2nd, 1964; 3rd, 1965; 5th, 1967; 6th, 1968; 7th, 1969; 8th, 1970; 9th, 1971; 10th, 1972; 12th, 1974; 13th, 1975; 16th, 1978; 23rd, 1985; 24th, 1986; 25th, 1987; 31st, 1993; 34th, 1996 (3 folders)
    • Palm Springs International Film Festival, 1992
    • Paris Festival Cinematographique International. 4th, 1977
    • San Diego International Film Festival. 3rd, 1980; 1981
    • San Francisco International Film Festival. 5th, 1961; 9th, 1966; 41st, 1998; 42nd, 1999 (see also: Box 120)
    • San Sebastian Festival Internacional de Cine. 37th, 1989
    • Seattle Film Festival. 9th, 1984; 12th, 1987
    • Toronto Festival of Festivals. 1979; 1980; 1984 (2 folders)
    • Vancouver. 1959; 1962
  • Film series.Advertisements; program notes: Cinema 16, 1953-1963 and Film Forum, June-Sept. 1954 (3 folders) (see also: Box 123 and series III. Writings. Film series)
  • Honorary degrees
    • 1972, May 21. Georgetown University, Doctor of Laws, honoris causa. Program, memento book with citation and photograph (see also: Box 123)
    • 1972, June 8. Columbia College (Chicago, Illinois), Doctor of Arts and Letters. Diploma
    • 1973, May 27. Smith College, Doctor of Letters. Program, diploma
    • 1973, June 9. Kalamazoo College, Doctor of Humane Letters. Program; Kalamazoo College Bulletin, June, 1973; diploma
    • 1975, May 13. Haverford College, Doctor of Humane Letters. Program, introduction by Marcel Gutwirth (see also: Box 123)
    • 1975, May 18. Reed College, Doctor of Humane Letters. Program, copy of citation (see also: Box 123)
    • 1979, June 11. Allegheny College, Honorary Doctor of Letters. Program, diploma
    • 1980, June 19. School of Visual Arts, New York City, Doctorate of Fine Arts (see: Box 123)
Box 107
  • Lectures/speeches, etc. Programs, posters and announcements (2 folders) (see also: Box 124)
  • Legal. Pauline Kael/Warren Beatty Agreement. 1979
  • Medical. Glasses prescription, 1970; medical diagnoses 1990, 2001
  • Memorial service. Printed memorial; copies of remarks made by David Edelstein, daughter Gina James and Craig Seligman
  • National Arts Journalism Program-Columbia University Distinguished Lectureship in Criticism. Includes correspondence, application, draft of proposal, related printed materials (2 folders)
  • The New Yorker. Mostly printed invitations, announcements, etc. (see also: Box 108)
  • Pauline Kael's Library on Film. April 2001
  • Photographs (see also: Boxes 120 and 123)
    • Boyars, Marion. With Kael (3)
    • Brantley, Will. With Kael (1)
    • Publicity shots of Kael (25)
    • Ritz, Harry. Publicity shots (2); with Kael (2 and 2 negatives)
    • Snapshots of Kael (6)
    • Miscellaneous and unidentified (16)
  • Short films. Lists/ballots, 1974-1980
  • Theater programs. Designed by Jess [Collins]
  • Travel. Itineraries, airline boarding passes, hotel receipts and invoices
  • Miscellaneous. Includes: two White House Festival of the Arts programs, June 14, 1965; items relating to daughter Gina; various receipts
Box 108: Realia
  • Awards
    • 1978. Women in Film. Award - engraved glass
    • 1995, Sept. 19. The Independent Feature Project Gotham Award. Award - Lucite on wood base with embedded representation of the Empire State Building
    • 1996, Oct. 26. PEN Center,... Award - engraved Lucite
  • The New Yorker. Lengthy scroll of brown paper with attached poems written by co-workers when Kael left for Hollywood in 1979
Box 109:Realia
  • Awards
    • 1991, May 2. Mel Novikoff Award. Award - engraved, gold-plated 35mm reel
Box 120: Oversize
  • Film Festivals
    • San Francisco International Film Festival. 34th, 1991; 35th, 1992; 37th, 1994; 38th, 1995 (2 folders)
  • Photographs
    • Kael's 80th birthday group photograph (2)
Box 123: Oversize folio
  • Awards
    • 1974, Apr. 18. The National Book Award. Citation
    • 1978. Women in Film. Citation; program
  • Film series
    • Poster for "The Critics' Choices of the Great Films," Unicorn Cinema, La Jolla, CA. undated (after 1972)
  • Honorary Degrees
    • 1972, May 21. Georgetown University,... Diploma
    • 1975, May 13. Haverford College,... Diploma
    • 1975, May 18. Reed College,... Diploma
    • 1980, June 19. School of Visual Arts,... Diploma
  • Photographs
    • Girls' High School, San Francisco, Class of June 1936, accompanied by letter from Rose Makower
Box 124: Oversize folio
  • Lectures/speeches, etc. Posters for: The University of California Bicentennial Committee, Apr. 1, 1976; California institute of the Arts, Valencia, California, Mar. 27, 1978; Regis College, Weston, Massachusetts, Oct. 26, 1987

VII. Audiovisual

Arranged by format: reel-to-reel audiotapes, audio cassettes and one 16mm film. May not be used in present formats.
Box 110
  • KPFA
    • 7" reel-to-reel audiotapes. May 1961-Apr. 1962 (26 tapes)
    • 10" reel-to-reel audiotapes. undated (2 tapes)
  • Mobile Film Show. 7" reel-to-reel audiotapes
    • 1. Woody Allen, Mar. 20, 1974 (4 tapes)
    • 2. Francis Ford Coppola, Mar. 1974 (4 tapes)
    • 3. Steven Spielberg, undated (1 tape)
    • 4. Peter Bogdanovich, undated (1 tape)
    • 5. Martin Scorsese, undated (1 tape)
Box 111
  • KPFA
    • 10" reel-to-reel audiotapes. Aug. 1954-Oct. 1963 (13 tapes)
    • Compact discs, May 1961-Mar. 27, 1963 (4 discs and 4 copies)
  • Unidentified
    • 7" reel-to-reel audiotapes. undated (6 tapes)
Box 112
  • Miscellaneous reel-to-reel audiotapes. 7", undated, one tape per title, unless otherwise indicated
    • 10 Days (2 tapes)
    • 2001: Science Fiction or Man's Future May 7, 1970 (2 tapes)
    • Albert Singing
    • As it Happens for Curr Aff (Exorcist)
    • The Band Wagon: Triplets Soft Shoe Number
    • The Beggar's Opera
    • Capriccio
    • Citizen Kane's Oscar, May 22, 1969. 5" reel-to-reel
    • [Cosmo pictures, Raymond F. Gardner] 5" reel-to-reel
    • Film: Pauline Kael and Robert Altman
    • Hud
    • Interview with critics Mitchell Lipton and Wesley Day, July 4 and July 5, 1961
    • Kael-Lipton
    • Marvin Tartak: Recital (5" tape)
    • Movies: Art or Awful
    • Music for "Caligari"
    • Nosferatu
    • Orpheus in Sausalito
    • Pauline Kael on the movie A Taste of Honey
    • Role of the Critic
    • Torre-Nilsson
  • Audio cassettes
    • Books on Tape: State of the Art, 1992 (15 tapes)
    • Close Encounters of the Third Kind—reviewed Nov. 17, 1977, KTNQ
    • Cosmo picture, Raymond F. Gardner, Norwich, Vt.
    • Grover Sales, Robert Towne, Apr. 1977 (1 tape)
    • On Movies, Pauline Kael, #439, June 1982
    • Pauline Kael Memorial, Nov. 30, 2001 (1 tape)
    • Rosebud in the Snow, Dec. 24, 1991
    • Sam Peckinpah Memorial, 1984
    • Talia ______ Johnson, undated (1 tape)
    • The Talk of Vermont with Jeff Kaufman, undated
    • Untitled, undated, from David Chasman (1 tape)
  • 16mm film
    • Promotion clip for The New Yorker with scene from Citizen Kane, Feb. 24, 1971
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